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2008 Houston Cougars Stats

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Record: 8-5, .615 W-L% (36th of 120)
Conference: CUSA (West Division)  ▪ Conference Record: 6-2 (Schedule and Results)
Coach: Kevin Sumlin (8-5)

PS/G: 40.6 (10th of 120) ▪ PA/G: 30.9 (92nd of 120)
SRS: 2.21 (54th of 120) ▪ SOS: -3.40 (87th of 120)

Bowl Game: Won Armed Forces Bowl 34-28 versus Air Force


Current Injuries

No injuries to report.

Team Stats

Most values are per game averages
Passing Rushing Total Offense First Downs Penalties Turnovers
Split G Cmp Att Pct Yds TD Att Yds Avg TD Plays Yds Avg Pass Rush Pen Tot No. Yds Fum Int Tot
Offense 13 31.6 46.9 67.4 401.6 3.5 31.2 161.2 5.2 1.8 78.2 562.8 7.2 17.3 8.2 1.8 27.3 6.3 58.2 1.3 0.8 2.2
Defense 13 19.4 32.2 60.1 238.3 2.1 42.1 175.2 4.2 1.8 74.3 413.5 5.6 10.0 10.4 1.5 21.9 7.0 58.6 0.7 1.0 1.7
Difference +12.2 +14.7 +7.3 +163.3 +1.4 -10.9 -14.0 +1.0 0.0 +3.9 +149.3 +1.6 +7.3 -2.2 +0.3 +5.4 -0.7 -0.4 +0.6 -0.2 +0.5

Passing

Stats include bowl game
Passing
Rk Player Cmp Att Pct Yds Y/A AY/A TD Int Rate
1 Case Keenum 397 589 67.4 5020 8.5 9.2 44 11 159.9
2 Blake Joseph 14 21 66.7 201 9.6 10.5 1 0 162.8

Rushing & Receiving

Stats include bowl game
Rushing Receiving Scrimmage
Rk Player Att Yds Avg TD Rec Yds Avg TD Plays Yds Avg TD
1 Bryce Beall 198 1247 6.3 13 34 496 14.6 4 232 1743 7.5 17
2 Case Keenum 76 221 2.9 7 76 221 2.9 7
3 Andre Kohn 63 257 4.1 3 25 301 12.0 2 88 558 6.3 5
4 Justin Johnson 24 97 4.0 0 5 50 10.0 0 29 147 5.1 0
5 Blake Joseph 17 93 5.5 0 3 12 4.0 0 20 105 5.3 0
6 Tyron Carrier 12 140 11.7 0 80 1026 12.8 9 92 1166 12.7 9
7 Jackie Hinton Jr. 7 33 4.7 0 2 2 1.0 0 9 35 3.9 0
8 Patrick Edwards 2 52 26.0 0 46 634 13.8 4 48 686 14.3 4
9 Kierrie Johnson 1 -7 -7.0 0 32 499 15.6 5 33 492 14.9 5
10 Mark Hafner 86 907 10.5 11 86 907 10.5 11
11 Chaz Rodriguez 40 418 10.5 1 40 418 10.5 1
12 L.J. Castile 31 531 17.1 8 31 531 17.1 8
13 Tim Monroe 17 237 13.9 1 17 237 13.9 1
14 E.J. Smith 6 54 9.0 0 6 54 9.0 0
15 Wesley Scourten 3 44 14.7 0 3 44 14.7 0
16 Chris Gilbert 1 10 10.0 0 1 10 10.0 0

Defense & Fumbles

Stats include bowl game
Tackles Def Int Fumbles
Rk Player Solo Ast Tot Loss Sk Int Yds Avg TD PD FR Yds TD FF
1 Marcus McGraw 48 55 103 6.5 0.5 5 2
2 Cody Lubojasky 32 53 85 5.0 0.0 5 1
3 C.J. Cavness 37 40 77 4.0 0.0 1
4 Tate Stewart 22 38 60 6.5 5.0 3 1
5 Phillip Hunt 32 20 52 18.5 14.0 1 1 10 0 3
6 Cody Pree 23 22 45 8.5 0.0 1 1
7 Stephen James 22 21 43 2.0 0.0
8 Isaiah Thompson 8 24 32 0.5 0.0
9 Carson Blackmon 19 10 29 2.0 0.0 1
10 Jake Ebner 9 10 19 3.5 1.0 2 2
11 David Hunter 3 13 16 1.0 0.0
12 Tim Mercer 6 8 14 0.0 0.0
13 Tyrell Graham 8 5 13 1.5 1.5 1
14 Britton Maxwell 7 6 13 2.0 0.0
15 Roisean Haynes 4 7 11 0.0 0.0 1
16 Chris Pilot 6 5 11 1.0 0.0
17 Nick Thurston 1 10 11 1.0 0.5
18 Mohammed Usman 2 8 10 0.0 0.0
19 Ricardo Bates 3 4 7 0.0 0.0
20 Chris Mitchell 3 1 4 0.5 0.0
21 Ell Ash 0 3 3 0.5 0.5
22 Norbie Juist 1 1 2 0.0 0.0
23 John McIntyre 1 1 2 0.0 0.0
24 Michael Ray 0 2 2 0.0 0.0
25 Michael Bloesch 1 0 1 0.0 0.0
26 Clint Leal 0 1 1 0.5 0.0
27 Jamal Robinson 0 1 1 0.0 0.0
28 Chris Thompson 1 0 1 0.0 0.0
29 Shomari Williams 0 1 1 0.5 0.0
30 Brandon Brinkley 4 32 8.0 1
31 Loyce Means 4 160 40.0 1
32 Kenneth Fontenette 1 2 2.0 0
33 Ernest Miller 1 71 71.0 0
34 Matt Nicholson 1 0 0.0 0
35 Nick Saenz 1 9 9.0 0
36 Quinte Williams 1 44 44.0 0

Kick & Punt Returns

Stats include bowl game
Kick Ret Punt Ret
Rk Player Ret Yds Avg TD Ret Yds Avg TD
1 Tyron Carrier 27 601 22.3 1 8 77 9.6 0
2 Patrick Edwards 25 506 20.2 0
3 Kierrie Johnson 6 114 19.0 0 4 24 6.0 0
4 Mark Hafner 2 19 9.5 0
5 Bryce Beall 1 9 9.0 0
6 Kenneth Fontenette 7 55 7.9 0
7 Chaz Rodriguez 1 5 5.0 0
8 Jackie Hinton Jr. 1 2 2.0 0

Kicking & Punting

Stats include bowl game
Kicking Punting
Rk Player XPM XPA XP% FGM FGA FG% Pts Punts Yds Avg
1 Ben Bell 48 50 96.0 10 15 66.7 78
2 Jordan Mannisto 14 14 100.0 2 3 66.7 20
3 Chase Turner 41 1864 45.5